The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia. More…

Article 26 now deals with social policy, in effect, and we need not dwell on that. And then when we go to the final page of this document, we see that Article 27 again deals with social policy. Now we come to Article 28:

"The Government of Cote D'Ivoire, the United Nations, the Organisation of African Unity, and the Commonwealth shall stand as moral guarantors", a word had you had used before, "that this peace agreement is implemented with integrity and in good faith by both parties."

And then we see that this is done in Abidjan, 30 November 1996. We see below that that it was signed by Alhaji Dr Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone; Corporal Foday Saybana Sankoh, leader of the Revolutionary United Front; Henri Konan Bedie, President of the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire; Berhanu Dinka, Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General for Sierra Leone; Adjoa Coleman, representative of the Organisation of African Unity; and Moses Anafu, representative of the Commonwealth organisation.

We can put that document away now, please. Now, prior to the signing of that agreement, Mr Fayia, did you make a trip to Sierra Leone with Foday Sankoh and others?

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